Game one of the Co-Ed Tournament will start at 5 p.m. on Friday July 6. The Round Robin Tournament will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 7. Game 9 of the Co-Ed Tournament will begin at approximately 1 p.m. on Saturday. All game times are approximate. Games will take place at the park in
By Brent Huelsmann The IHSA Classifications for the 2018-19 school year have been released. There are no changes for Nashville and Okawville. Nashville will be Class 2A in baseball, boys basketball, girls basketball, softball, and volleyball. Nashville will compete in Class 1A in boys and girls cross country, competitive dance, boys and girls golf, scholar
The Nashville Hornettes Volleyball team held summer camps at Nashville Middle School from June 11-14. A camp was held for athletes between the second grade and the 12th grade. The new camp this year was the Little Spikers Volleyball Camp for second, third, and fourth graders. The Little Spikers Camp was held from June 11-13.
A former member of the Nashville Hornettes girls golf team is set to take over as the Women’s Golf Coach at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Danielle Kaufman takes over the reigns of the Salukis, after previously coaching at Rend Lake. Kaufman is a 2003 graduate of NCHS where she played golf, basketball, and softball. Kaufman
Nashville High School hosted their 2018 Girls Basketball Camp June 4 through June 7. The camp was put on by NCHS and NMS coaches, as well as former players. Participating in the camp was: Fourth Graders: Mylah Bateman, Summer Brinkmann, Samantha Brinkmann, Ava Donato, Makayla Gajewski, Payton Goforth, Marley Meinert, Siena Popejoy, Reagan Schoenberg, Karlie
Two members of the Nashville Hornets and three members of the Okawville Rockets at the Southern Illinois Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Games. Two nine inning games were played. Cameron Parker and Payten Harre competed in the Senior All-Star Game. Todd Jahnke, Carter Killion and Will Aubel competed in the Junior All-Star Games. Teams were divided
Mackenzie McFeron and Sophie Heck were chosen to play in the 2018 SI Select All-Star Game. Although both Sophie Heck and Mackenzie McFeron were both selected to the SI Select All-Star Game, held in Marion on June 19, only McFeron got to play. Heck is recovering from an injury suffered late in the Hornettes season.
Jordan Stiegman signed to play softball at Kaskaskia College. Jordan is sitting between her parents Shane and Leslie Stiegman. Standing is Jordan’s sister Ryan Stiegman, NCHS Athletic Director Alicia Heggemeier, NCHS Hornettes Softball coach Shaun Renth, Southern Illinois Dirt Dawgs coach Doug Elbe, and former NCHS Hornette softball coach Dempsey Witte. By Brent Huelsmann Another
Future members of the Nashville Hornets baseball team were on the diamond during the Hornet Baseball Camp. The Hornet Baseball Camp was conducted from June 4 to June 7. The Camp was conducted by Hornets Coach Chad Malawy, Assistant Coach Matt Meinhert, and various current and former NCHS Hornet Baseball Players. Fourth Graders: Kamden Emrick,